West Fargo elementary school principals Paula Henry, Michael Shea, Kristi Toy and Manix Zepeda were awarded the 2018-2019 North Dakota Association of Elementary School Principals Golden Apple Award.
West Fargo elementary school principals Lynn Bormann, Chad Clark, Ethan Ehlert and Jason Markusen were awarded the 2018-2019 North Dakota Association of Elementary School Principals Bell Ringer Award.
Leah Juelke, a language arts educator for English learner students at Fargo South High School and the 2018 North Dakota Teacher of the Year, has received the Horace Mann Award for Teaching Excellence and $10,000.
Jestina Zor, certified nursing assistant at Bethany Retirement Living, received the Catherine Larson Endowed Nursing Scholarship and $500 to apply toward her nursing education costs.
Samuel Carruth and Nicholas Schultz, members of the North Dakota Air National Guard, were recognized as top honor graduates while at U.S. Air Force basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in Texas.
Ashley Blazek and Sarah Wenaas, Fargo, and Alexis Dauner, Moorhead, were all named to the president’s list at Drake University for the 2018 fall semester.
AnnaGrace Ziebarth, Fargo, was named to the dean’s list at Bethel University for the 2018 fall semester.
Amber Cox, Jay Hanson, Jeremy Hulderman, Kayla Michelson and Grant Weiss, Moorhead, graduated from the University of North Dakota at the 2018 winter commencement.
The following area students graduated from the University of North Dakota at the 2018 winter commencement: Fargo: Tracy Athmann, Grant Birmingham, Corinna Bitz, Andrew Blumer, Elisabeth Boatman, Brandon Boyd, Hannah Camrud, Kal Datz, Thomas George, Rachel Hohenstein, Chelsey Horner, Dylan Hughes, Hannah Karlins, Rebecca Kelly, Aleksandr Kulikov, Andrea Lewis, Emily Melchior, Andrea Moore, Morgan Nerat, Kinsey Papachek, Leonard Randze, Ari Rustad, Kaira Schefter, Anna Schimmelpfennig, Brittney Smith, Erin Spies, Jenna Thurston, Garrett Trochman, Alex Widner and Allyssa Wutzke. West Fargo: Trent Barkus, Kelsey Bishoff, Kimberly Burken, Danielle Carlson, Abigail Derrig, Tamara Hofmann, Katelyn Jipson, Joseph Lennon, Jessica Morse and Tanner Robberstad. Dilworth: Jessica Hall, Andrea Rieder. Moorhead: Amber Cox, Jay Hanson, Jeremy Hulderman, Kayla Michelson, Grant Weiss.